Kostya Tsolakis is a London-based poet and journalist, born and raised in Athens, Greece. His debut poetry pamphlet Ephebos will be published by ignitionpress in November 2020. In 2019, he won the Oxford Brookes International Poetry Competition (ESL category). His poems have appeared in MagmaperverseStrixBrittle Star and Wasafiri, among others.  He founded and co-edits harana poetry, the online magazine for poets writing in English as a second or parallel language, and is deputy poetry editor at Ambit.

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